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Child Predator Was Caught Despite Being Deported in 2010

An illegal immigrant from El Salvador is now behind bars after he was deported back in 2010 for sexually abusing a minor for seven years. “Our mission is to catch the bad guys, the most violent among us,” U.S. Marshal Matthew Harris told Fox News. “But I can tell you when we are able to get a child predator off the streets, and those who hurt and abuse our children, those arrests are the most satisfying.” Indeed, it’s great when our law enforcement is able to catch dangerous criminals—especially ones who are here illegally— but more must be done to keep them from re-entering our country. Dangerous immigrants who were deported end up ...

We Must Start Using the Biometric System at the Border

As demanded by 8 U.S. Code 1365b, a Biometric entry and exit data system must be implemented at our borders to easily track and coordinate immigrants wishing to enter the country. Such biometric tools would stop repeat offenders from entering the country before they make it in. It would also help identify kidnapped or trafficked children traveling with adults who are not with their parents. This system not only makes America safer, but it also makes immigrants safer. Nolan Rappaport has the story in The Hill: Biometrics are physical or behavioral characteristics of a person that can be measured and used for identification, such as fingerprint ...